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Blue Ridge Summit man dies in crash on Pa. 997

March 31, 2003

A head-on collision on Pa. 997 near Waynesboro, Pa., claimed the life of a Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., man Friday morning.

Walter C. Minnick, 68, of 13611 Crawford Ave., was pronounced dead at the scene after his Volkswagen Passat station wagon collided with a Chevrolet pickup about three miles north of Waynesboro, said Franklin County Coroner Jeffrey R. Conner.

Conner said the official cause of death was unknown Friday, and that an autopsy may be performed today.

Additional details on the accident, including information on the occupants of the truck, were not available from Pennsylvania State Police Friday night.

Waynesboro Fire Chief Dale Fishack said at the scene that two occupants of the truck were taken to Waynesboro Hospital with minor injuries.

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